House Bill 723: Lowers the Compulsory School Attendance Age From 6 to 5

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Last Updated: January 28, 2014
House Bill 723: Lowers the Compulsory School Attendance Age From 6 to 5
Sponsors:
Representative Williams-Barnes
Summary:

This bill would lower the compulsory attendance age from 6 to 5 but would make enrollment of a 5-year-old child voluntary. HSLDA opposes any such expansion of state control over education.

HSLDA's Position:
Oppose.
Action Requested:
None at this time
Status:

See "Bill History" link below.

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Bill History